Edgbaston Stadium is one of the most prestigious venues in world cricket. It has been home to Warwickshire County Cricket Club since the year 1885.
For over 100 years, first-class as well as international cricket have taken place in Birmingham.
In the time since, the stadium has played host to all the top players of the game. It has also witnessed many of the famous events in the history of soccer.
The environment at Edgbaston is widely acknowledged to be one of the most enjoyable anywhere in the world. It is also one of the best in England for teams that are visiting the stadium.
A former England captain Alec Stewart recalled: ”On the world stage, I’d place it in the same category as Eden Gardens in Calcutta, with a capacity of around 100,000. It is a source of inspiration for teams. It’s like having someone else on your side.”
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